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Bicyclist dies after hit by 2 taxis

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Police say a bicyclist has died after she was hit by two taxis in upper Manhattan.

The woman was riding south on Park Avenue around 9:30 p.m. Thursday when she was struck by a medallion cab going west on 125th Street.

The impact threw her off her bike. Then an eastbound taxi hit her.

One of the cabbies tells the Daily News (http://nydn.us/15G0pcl ) that the bicyclist was wearing headphones. He says he didn't see her until it was too late.

The name of the 25-year-old woman was not immediately released.

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